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A fireball in a twilight sky

23.5.2023 at 23.44 - Vaasa (III)
Juha Ala-aho

I just happened to look up at the sky and saw a big ball and a bright ball of fire flying down. A red-yellow ball of flame, maybe green with it. It was too big, bright and long for a star flight. The phenomenon could be described as a large firework rocket fired at an angle without the final explosion. In degrees, a quick estimate of the visibility distance of the phenomenon could be 70-30 degrees. The rest was not seen when the house was on the road. I didn't notice the sound. At least the brightest part of the fireball left behind a slowly dissipating plume of smoke. Attached is an unfor...

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Search result contains observations from time period 1.1.2000 klo 00.00 - 2.6.2023 klo 14.37.